Author Archives: Don Schnake

Priorities at SG – updated

Before legacy gifts and special designated gifts are used for improvements to the sanctuary, the church needs to ask if these funds can be used for more pressing needs: (The order for the LED screen could be cancelled to pay … Continue reading

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Don’t miss these new HOP August 3, 10, & 17

7/ 26 & 27 – The Hour of Power on TV this week-end will feature Bobby’s sermon “Peace Be With You and guest Houston Gunn – a rerun that was on TV 5/ 11 /14 . 7/ 19 & 20 … Continue reading

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CC on the Simpsons

Thanks to Jeremy on the Hazel Wright Organ Society facebook page for this clip from the Simpsons. I never knew that they mentioned the Crystal Cathedral by name before although I knew they had featured it several times. Here Dr. … Continue reading

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Friday meeting with Bobby

The new screen in the sanctuary will be a LED screen which may help explain the cost of $125,000. Bobby said Friday that the screen will be 7′ x 23′ not 6′ x 23′ as he said before. LED screens … Continue reading

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Retrofitting the Tower of Hope

http://blog.lpainc.com/lpa-blog/bid/111610/Seismic-Retrofit-New-Lives-for-Old-Buildings http://blog.lpainc.com/lpa-blog/bid/111610/Seismic-Retrofit-New-Lives-for-Old-Buildings If you are a member of the Hazel Wright Organ Facebook page, you can see this article there. Otherwise copy & paste the link above. If you click on the last picture or “Read more…” you will see … Continue reading

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Retrofitting the Arboretum

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Report on Bobby’s comments 7/6/14

On 6/22 & 6/29 I reported Bobby’s comments during church announcements on the future changes in the SG sanctuary and his glimpse of what the new Hour of Power (HOP) will be like. Today 7/6 Bobby reported that it takes … Continue reading

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Glimpse from the past

The reason why I sought this video was that when I watched this weeks Hour of Power tears came to my eyes when the choir sang “Battle Hymn of the Republic” at the moment when the flag was raised at … Continue reading

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Bobby gives more details 6/29

Concerning the proposed changes in the sanctuary, Bobby reported on 6/29 at Shepherd’s Grove (SG): The bottom of the 6′ x 25′ screen would be where the top of present facade is now (c 10′ – 12′ from the floor). … Continue reading

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Beautiful music in a gutted CC

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